Licensing by Jurisdiction


The table below provides a broad look at the various licensing requirements and ongoing reporting obligations for suppliers/vendors working with casinos located in a variety of jurisdictions. The jurisdiction names in the first row of the table link to adetailed jurisdictional analysis summarizing the licensing and reporting obligations for each jurisdiction.

JurisdictionGaming LicenseNon-Gaming LicenseVendor License Exemptions AvailableTemporary LicenseOwnership Disclosure ThresholdInstitutional Investor WaiverFeesState Gaming LabTerm of LicenseDeadline to ReapplyPolitical Contribution Restrictions
International Gaming
ArgentinaContact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency 
AustraliaContact
Agency 
Contact Agency AUD$100 - AUD$1,000 Contact Agency No Contact Agency 5% Yes Yes Yes Yes 
Czech RepublicNo No n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Yes n/a n/a 
Francen/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a No No 
MexicoNo n/a No n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 
New Zealandn/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a No No 
South AfricaYes Yes No Contact
Agency 
Yes Contact Agency R2,000 - R120,000 No Public/
Private 
Prior to Expiration 1 Year 
United KingdomContact Agency Contact Agency n/a No GBP 100 - GBP 16,274 Yes Yes 3% Yes Yes No 
Canada Gaming
AlbertaYes Yes Contact
Agency 
5% Contact Agency No No C$10,000 Contact Agency Prior to Expiration 1 - 2 Years 
British ColumbiaPrior to Expiration 1 Year Public No Yes C$1,000 - C$20,000 5% Contact Agency Yes Yes Yes 
ManitobaYes No Yes Yes 5% C$150 - C$5,000 Yes No Public Up to 5 Years Prior to Expiration 
New Brunswickn/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 
OntarioYes Yes Yes No 5% C$200 - C$15,000 No No Public/
Private 
4 Years Prior to Expiration 
QuébecContact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Contact Agency Yes Yes 
United States Online Gaming
Delawaren/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 
Nevadan/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 
New Jerseyn/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 
United States Tribal Gaming
Arizona2 Years Prior to Expiration Private No Yes $1,500 - $5,000 Contact Tribe Yes Yes Yes Yes 
CaliforniaYes Yes Yes Yes 10% $500 -
$20,000 
Yes - Contact Tribe No Private Prior to Expiration Up to 3 Years 
MichiganUp to 3 Years (Contact Tribe) 60 - 120 Days Prior to Expiration
(Contact Tribe) 
Private No Contact
Tribe 
$750 - $5,000 10 - 15% (Contact Tribe) Yes Yes Yes Yes 
MinnesotaYes Yes Yes Yes 10% (Contact Tribe) $15.00 - $7,500 Contact Tribe No Contact Tribe Contact Tribe 1 Year 
Montana1 Year Prior to Expiration Public $1,000 - $2,000 No Yes 5% - Public Yes Yes No Yes 
New MexicoYes No Yes Yes Contact Tribe Contact Tribe Contact Tribe No Private 30 Days Prior to Expiration 1 Year 
New YorkContact
Tribe 
Contact
Tribe 
Private No Contact
Tribe 
Contact
Tribe 
Contact
Tribe 
Yes Yes Yes Yes 
OklahomaYes Yes Yes Yes 5% Yes Contact
Tribe 
No Private Contact
Tribe 
At Least 2 Years 
OregonContact Tribe Contact Tribe Contact Tribe No $250 - $50,000 Contact Tribe 5% Yes Yes Yes Yes 
WashingtonYes Yes Yes Yes 5% - Public
10% Private 
No $659 - $4,242 No Public Prior to Expiration 1 Year 
Wisconsin1-3 Years Prior to Expiration Private No $500 - $4,000 Yes Contact Tribe Yes Yes Yes Yes 
United States Commercial Gaming
ColoradoYes No Yes Yes 5% Yes $250 - $16,000 2 Years Public No 120 Days Prior to Expiration 
Delaware3 - 4 Years Prior to Expiration $2,000 - $4,000 Public No Yes 5% Yes Yes Yes Yes 
FloridaYes Yes Yes Yes 5% No $200 - $15,000 4 Years Public No Prior to Expiration 
Illinois60 Days Prior to Expiration No Private 1 Year $5,000 - $10,000 Yes 5% No No No Yes 
IndianaYes No Yes Contact
Agency 
Contact
Agency 
$200 - $7,500 Yes 1 Year Public/
Private 
90 Days Prior to Expiration Yes 
IowaNo 90 Days Prior to Expiration Public/
Private 
1 Year Yes $250 - $1,000 5% - Public
1% - Private 
No Yes No Yes 
KansasYes Yes Yes No 0.5% No Initial Fee Yes Up to 2 Years Public/
Private 
120 Days Prior to Expiration No 
LouisianaYes 60 Days Prior to Expiration Private 5 Years Yes $200 - $15,000 Yes Yes No Yes Yes 
MarylandYes Yes Yes Yes 5% Yes Public/
Private 
$500 - $25,000 3 Years Prior to Expiration No 
MichiganYes 120 Days Prior to Expiration Public 1 Year $200 - $10,000 Yes 5% - Public
1% - Private 
Yes Yes Yes Yes 
MississippiYes No No No 10% - Public Yes $5,000 Up to 3 Years Public/
Private 
90 Days Prior to Expiration No 
MissouriNo 60 - 90 Days Prior to Expiration Public/
Private 
1 Year $10,000 Yes 5% - Public
1% - Private 
Yes Yes No Yes 
NevadaYes No No Yes All Yes $150 - $1,000 Permanent Public n/a No 
New Jersey90 Days Prior to Expiration Public 4 Years No $3,000 - $5,000 Yes 5% Yes Yes No Yes 
Ohion/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 
Pennsylvania60 Days Prior to Expiration 1 Year $500 - $5,000 Public Yes Yes 5% - Public Yes Yes Yes Yes 
South DakotaYes No Yes No 5% No $150 - $5,000 No Private 1 Year Before the End of the Fiscal Year 
West Virginia1 Year Prior to Expiration Public $100 No Yes Yes 5% - Public
1% - Private 
No Yes Yes 


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